Barley prices edge higher on scattered demand

NEW DELHI, May 26: Barley prices edged higher by Rs 10 per quintal in an otherwise steady wholesale grains market today on mild demand from consuming industries.
However, other grains moved in a narrow range on little doing and pegged at last levels.
Traders said some enquiries from consuming industries attributed to the rise in barley prices.
In the national capital, barley inched up by Rs 10 to Rs 1,480-1,490 per quintal.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal):
Wheat MP (desi) Rs 2,060-2,260, Wheat dara (for mills) Rs 1,750-1,755 Chakki atta (delivery) Rs 1,755-1,760, Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) Rs 230-260, Shakti Bhog (10 kg) Rs 255-290, Roller flour mill Rs 930-940 (50 kg), Maida Rs 950-960 (50 kg)and Sooji Rs 1,030-1,040 (50 kg).
Basmati rice (Lal Quila) Rs 10,700, Shri Lal Mahal Rs 11,300, Super Basmati Rice Rs 9,800, Basmati common new Rs 7,300-7,400, Rice Pusa (1121) Rs 6,600-6,700, Permal raw Rs 2,375-2400, Permal wand Rs 2,475-2,525, Sela Rs 3,050-3,150 and Rice IR-8 Rs 2,025-2,075, Bajra Rs 1,250-1,255, Jowar yellow Rs 1,650-1,700, white Rs 2,850-2,950, Maize Rs 1,270-1,275,  Barley Rs 1,480-1,490. (PTI)